A 42-year-old member asked:
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what is the average lifespan of a someone that has survived an aortic dissection?

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Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience Vascular Surgery
Depends: Really depends on location of the dissection and rate of degeneration of the aorta into aneurysm , but most of the time patient can live normal life.
Answered on Oct 30, 2018

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